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Government Relations

The Office of State and Federal Government Relations at the University of Virginia Health System:

  • Coordinates and prioritizes legislative and regulatory issues for the University of Virginia Health System.

  • Acts as Health System liaison to the University Office of State Governmental Relations for state matters and to the appropriate University offices for federal matters.

  • Maintains relations with government officials in order to promote and emphasize the value and contributions the Health System brings to the Commonwealth.

  • Serves as a resource to leadership, faculty and staff for state and federal governmental matters.

  • Assists Health System personnel with guidance documents regarding legislation and regulation.

  • Responds to governmental inquiries and educates officials regarding impact to the Health System of proposed legislation and regulation.

Please contact us if you plan to engage federal or state government officials.

Contact Us

Sally Barber, Special Advisor to the Executive Vice President for Health Affairs and Director of State and Federal Governmental Relations
or call 434.243.5788

Carol Craig, Government Relations Specialist
or call 434.243.9958

Jon Craig, Executive Assistant
or call 434.243.5920

Marisa Vacca, Administrative Specialist
or call 434.924.9749

Contact the Office

Our office  location: 

Medical Center Executive Office Suite
Primary Care Center
1221 Lee St., Room 1122
Charlottesville, VA 22908

Our mailing address:

Office of State and Federal Government Relations
P.O. Box 800810
Charlottesville, VA 22908